Chasan an advocate for public schools

We think he is the right choice for school board director.

We are endorsing Dan Chasan for school board position No. 1. He has been an advocate for public schools for 30-plus years and has worked hard to keep standards high at all three Vashon schools. He is acutely aware of the importance of being a good steward of our taxes, that the buildings and grounds are well maintained, that the budget is balanced and that the school funds are used wisely. He knows that a Vashon education is special thanks to the hard work and creativity of the teachers and staff at VISD.

We think he is the right choice for school board director, Position 1 and we hope that you do, too.

— Jim Cross and Kirk Starr


Talk to us

Please share your story tips by emailing editor@vashonbeachcomber.com.

To share your opinion for publication, submit a letter through our website https://www.vashonbeachcomber.com/submit-letter/. Include your name, address and daytime phone number. (We’ll only publish your name and hometown.) Please keep letters to 300 words or less.

More in Opinion

We are The Beachcomber

We are not going to leave you without a newspaper in these critical times.

Help to hold hope in uncertain times

Human beings are being reminded in real time that we impact one another for good or for bad.

Full-day preschool an outstanding return on investment

We see ECEAP as a powerful return on our investment in children and a program to celebrate.

Now is a good time to start a garden

How we grow our food can make a difference in the long term.

Islanders, take COVID-19 seriously

Island doctors says no one was ready for the new pandemic; urges everyone not to spread coronavirus

Even with the pandemic, the morning light is lovely

Stories of the work of islanders shine bright in trying times.

Keep your distance, islanders. It could save a life

It finally hit us — in a little island wave, so to… Continue reading

Contribute to fund for workers impacted by virus decisions

Dear Friends and Neighbors, The Coronavirus is impacting our community hard. Many… Continue reading

Let’s not take more than we need during pandemic

Seeing empty shelves of items currently being sold out (toilet paper, for… Continue reading

Bad experience with Neighborcare Health

Dear Editor: I say that Neighborcare Health needs to be fired. In… Continue reading

Continue to read Beachcomber and digitally subscribe

We hope you will support the very specific, local journalism we are doing at The Beachcomber.

To our elected officials: Be bold, be consistent, be honest, be helpful

By Patrick Grubb, Washington Newspaper Publishers Association Governor Jay Inslee has been… Continue reading